I’ve complied the ultimate social good gift guide so you can find the perfect gift that will not only put a smile on your face & the person you give it to, but it will also give life saving resources in the form of disease research funding, clean drinking water, protecting animals, helping kids, fair wage employment, rehabilitating the homeless, or education. Here are 8 gifts that give back so you can do twice the giving without spending twice as much!
As I began to lay the foundations for Revive, I knew one of the most important aspects of my mission would be to choose charity partners that were truly committed to giving the highest percentage of their dollars collected back to finding a cure and helping patients and their families. Through lots of research, I came across Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) and found that this organization was one I’d be honored to work with. They are committed to raising money to fund all the aspects that go along with a lung cancer diagnosis, from prevention to treatment and even helping families of patients.
We all have a birthday, but when’s the last time you thought about your birthstone? Honestly, they seem more like an ancient tradition; a gift from grandma or some old family heirloom. But I’m gonna fill you in on some awesome secrets about the healing properties of birthstones and what that means to you. Read on to discover your unique stone and what it says about your personality.
Here we are approaching the end of summer and before you know it, we’ll be pulling out those winter coats and scarves. Living in California, I don’t get much use out of a giant winter coat, but I do visit family on the east coast often. Every time I arrive in the winter, I wish my fall wardrobe was just a little bit more chic. So this year I decided to get on trend. I’ve done the research and found four fall trends I think you’ll love.
Living in California, I have a lot of friends who are self-proclaimed “sun worshipers.” I was one of them too, back in high school. We used to spend every minute of the summer laying on the beach trying to get as tan as humanly possible. Sunscreen wasn't ever on our minds, and I got burned, a lot. It wasn't until a couple years ago, when I had a suspicious mole removed, that I started paying attention to the real harm sun exposure can cause. I've written this post to give you the facts about sun exposure so you can be a pro at sun protection. First, it’s important to understand the two types of rays emitted by the sun. There are ultraviolet A...